From this Mother to her Daughter.

TO MY DEAREST DARLING DAUGHTER PERRY

Newborn photoshoot at only 7 days old thanks to Dee at Mini Munchkins in Perth

Newborn photoshoot at only 7 days old thanks to Dee at Mini Munchkins in Perth

You came into my arms 11 days late. We only discovered you were breech, during labour, when you’d actually been sitting pretty that way for a fair few months. Any sort of plan I may have had, was then thrown out the window. But the point is, through the mad dash to then get you out surgically, youmyloves came – you made it! Our first year together has had its ups and downs, but all in all, it has been a success. Holding you for the first time, marvelling at you, I didn’t know what I was in for. The early mornings and non-existent sleep ins, the mess, the smells,  the saggy boobs, and then there is the undying love that I have for you, which will only grow stronger as the years go on. In these first short 12 months, you, your father and I have become a lovely little family that I will forever treasure, but please, if you have it in you, don’t let the next 12 months go by so quick. Continue reading